Ariav okayed for new post

Yoram Ariav on Sunday was approved by the government to succeed Yossi Bachar as Director General of the Finance Ministry, when Bachar steps down next month.

Yoram Ariav on Sunday was approved by the government to succeed Yossi Bachar as Director General of the Finance Ministry, when Bachar steps down next month. Ariav, who holds an economics degree from Hebrew University, previously served as the budget director for the Ministry's economic offices.